Catholic Health Initiatives Clinic Medical Assistant - Full Time - Oncology/Poulsbo in POULSBO, Washington
Clinic Medical Assistant - Full Time - Oncology/Poulsbo
Harrison Health Partners has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are part of a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
About Your Position:
As a Medical Assistant, you will work as a member of a care team to provide care and support to patients under the direction of a physician or mid-level provider. Your daily responsibilities will include the following types of things:
Greeting and preparing patients for their visit with the provider by obtaining and recording their vital signs and other information such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem
Assisting with diagnostic tests and clinical procedures such as venous and capillary invasive procedures for blood draws, intradermal (including skin tests), subcutaneous and intramuscular injections
Administering medications and vaccinations
Managing patient flow, ensuring enough time for patient and family education
Preparing and sterilizing instruments and maintaining equipment and patient care areas clean and orderly
Scheduling patient appointments and other administrative duties as needed
Actively participating in continuing education, required meetings and committees as requested
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Washington State Certification as a Medical Assistant-Certified.
One year of recent experience as a Certified Medical Assistant in a clinic or acute care setting is preferred
Must have a current healthcare Basic Life Support (CPR) certification or obtain it within the first 30 days of employment.
Job Allied Health
Primary Location WASHINGTON-POULSBO-HHP HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
Daily Schedule 830 am - 5 pm
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2017-R0119078